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educator , librarian

Theodore Carl William Grams, American Librarian, educator ( hum: library, Educated)librarian, educator. Member American Library Association, American Association of University Professors, Beta Phi Museum.


Grams, Theodore Carl William was born on September 29, 1918 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Son of Theodore Albert and Emma Elise (Boehne) G. Bachelor of Arts, University Washington, 1947.


Bachelor, University Washington, 1947. Postgraduate, Harvard Law School, 1948. Master of Science in Liberal Studies, University Southern California, 1951.


Land title assistant United States Bonneville Power Administration, Portland, 1939-1945, accountant, 1948-1950, library, 1951-1952. Head cataloger, lecturer Portland State University Library., 1952-1959, director processing services, 1960-1983, professor, 1969-1987, professor emeritus, since 1988. President Portland Area Special Libraries, 1954-1955.

Panelist on impact new technical on information science American Society Information Science, 1974, panelist on Library. Congress services, 1976.


Panelist on community action Northwest Lutheran Welfare Association Conference, 1969. Member advisory council Area Agency on Aging, 1974-1975. Commissioner City-County Commission Aging, Portland-Multnomah County, 1975-1980.

Board directors Hub-Cmty. Action Program, Portland, 1967-1970, Project ABLE, 1972-1974. Member American Library Association, Beta Phi Museum.


Theodore Albert Bachelor of Arts

Emma Elise (Boehne) G. Bachelor of Arts